Watamu watersports: discover amazing kite surfing in Africa
- 24 January 2015 | By Roy Barford
If you’re into watersports, such as kitesurfing and windsurfing, Watamu in Kenya should be your next destination. Why? Well, the water is always warm, the wind is always great and the industry is very well set up and ready to welcome you.
Tribe Watersports, based at Medina Palms, offers kitesurfing, windsurfing, kayaking, stand up paddle (SUP) and bodyboarding, including lessons and equipment.
Tribe Watersports featured on an episode of CNN's Inside Africa and has received rave reviews on popular travel website TripAdvisor. The video below sums up the Tribe Watersports offering, and explains why Watamu is such a perfect destination for kitesurfing and other watersports.
Ben Kelliher, owner and manager of Tribe Watersports, has more than a decade of experience in kitesurfing coaching and his knowledge of local conditions, as well as his way with people, makes him the perfect mentor.
Below are some more photos of ocean activities in Watamu, courtesy of Tribe Watersports.